Latest Podcast: Episode 148 – Grinding My Gears
Preview: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Sometimes in life you just want to chop things up into a million pieces. You can’t explain it; it’s just one of those mysteries of life. “But Matt,” you say, “how can I chop things up into a million pieces without getting in trouble with the po-po?” Well never fear my friend because the answer can be found in Platinum Games upcoming action game Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Read more…

Preview – Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning

There’s a new action RPG coming to town, and judging by the excellent mixing pot of talent that it has come from it’s definitely going to be worth checking out. 38 Studios have pulled together a great team to develop this epic story in the brand new fantasy world of the Amalur. Read more…

Spec Ops: The Line gets a new trailer released

2K Games and Yager Development released the third trailer to the early 2012 title Spec Ops: The Line. No gameplay but I would not like to be in Dubai when the Delta Force bravo are called in.

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New Rayman once again looking like lots of fun.

Ubisoft and developer Ubisoft Montpellier take you back to the early days of the Glades of Dreams in this new installment of Rayman. Read more…

The Creatures of Skyrim

So who’s excited about Skyrim? I know I am! It looks absolutely stunning and well, you can SHOUT AT DRAGONS! Read more…

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DBG@EBX – The Saving Grace of The Nintendo 3DS

Up until the Sunday session at the 2011 EB Expo I could safely say that it had literally NEVER occurred to me that I should buy a 3DS. I’m going to be completely honest here, after my initial experience with the 3DS when it was launched I had pretty much written it off as a failure. Price drop? Not interested. Ocarina of Time 3D? I played it on my N64, not interested. So what made me decide to visit the Nintendo booth? Read on to find out. Read more…

Aussie Prices for E3 Consoles

So E3 is over and done with for another year and we’ve seen all the fancy stuff the big three have rolled out. Now comes the question of how much all that fancy stuff is going to cost in Australia! Well while unfortunately I can’t give you a price for the PlayStation TV (damn it I want one so bad), I can give you an idea of what some of the consoles shown might set you back. Read more…

3DS Hands On!

I luckily received the chance to have a hands on preview with the Nintendo 3DS at a showcasing recently.

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Video: NGP Games Preview

Sony have released this video giving us a taste of some of the games that are going to be released for the NGP. In the video you will see a number of the launch titles including Uncharted, Killzone, Resistance, LittleBigPlanet as well as many more. It also shows a bit of a demonstration of the motion controls, and the in-game use of the front and rear touch pads. Enjoy! Read more…

Preview: LA Noire

One of the biggest names in game development and publishing at the moment, Rockstar Games are about to add yet another innovative title to their range. Read more…

 
Lucas
The Podfather/Convo Controller
Super salesman by day, Batdad and Gamersutra by night. As a self-confessed technology pacifist, he prefers to sit on the console-war fence and play games on his PC.
Matt
PlayStation Fanboy/Motormouth
Electrician by trade and yet also highly skilled at finding time to game around work and family commitments. A PlayStation fanboy with a platinum count and obvious podcast bias to prove it. Thinks DC is clearly superior to Marvel. Has been known to rant.
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